Top 10 Albums of 2016

Number 1: Winter's Gate - Insomnium   'Winter's Gate' by Finnish melodic death metal band Insomnium is made up of one epic forty-minute track, which tells the story of a group of Vikings, who s...
3.9

Sojourner – Empires of Ash

Listening to the music of Sojourner, I immediately conjure up images of ancient Northern Europe & the Celtic Lands, yet surprisingly this band hails from Dunedin, New Zealand.  Described as Atmospheric Blac...
3.5

Ignea – Alga

Beginning life as Parallax in 2011, Ignea released the Sputnik EP. Described as Ukrainian progressive metal, it combined both orchestral and more common rock elements to produce a grandiose, operatic sound....
3.8

Stare At The Clouds – This Clear Divide

With “This Clear Divide” spending a whole 5 years in the making before it’s long-awaited release, after the initial play-through it’s clear that much of that time was spent crafting an album of high level preci...